UPAWS’ Marquette Sunrise Dog Dash 7-2-16
We wanted to give a big “thank you” to all the participants at our Marquette Sunrise Dog Dash! We raised much needed funds for our shelter, and lost of dogs enjoyed the cool morning air coming off Lake Superior. It was a great time for all!
Kudos to all runners, walkers, donors, and volunteers! The overall winners of the timed events follow:
Overall Winners – Run/Walk
1st Man – Dan Brisson of Marquette with Milo, 8:05
1st Woman – Gretchen Haggenmiller of Houghton with Miley, 7:05
1st Boy – Jack Kennedy of Southlake, TX, with Flynt, in 16:32
1st Girl – Lucia Haggenmiller of Houghton with Cami, 9:02
1st Man – Doug Gordon of Marquette with Pepper, 17:54
1st Woman – Amber Huebner of Marquette with Dexter, 17:56
1st Boy – Nathan Froiland of Hancock with Emmitt, 44:35
1st Girl – Lenna Cox of Marquette with Sassie, 1 Hour
Costume Contest Winners
1st – Ernest with Melissa Hill of Marquette – Yankee Doodle
2nd – Stella Blue with Amber Wetton of Negaunee – Princess
3rd – Alvin with Viviane Castro of Marquette – Butterfly
4th – Buttercup with Judy Berglund of Marquette – Betsy Ross
5th – Miley with Gretchen Haggenmiller of Houghton – Go USA
6th – Cami with Lucia Haggenmiller of Houghton – Red White& Blue
7th – Mowgli with Megan Castro of Marquette – Vampire
8th – Brianna with Kara Kennedy of Southlake, TX – Cecil the Lion
9th – Zoey with Bridget Jennings of Marquette – Glamgirl
10th – Lucy with Addie Havel of Marquette – 4th of July
11th – Mela with Jack Kennedy of Southlake, TX – Captain America’s Dog
The winners of the prize drawing among early entrants were as follows:
1st Place Gift Basket was won by Eric Hurst.
2nd and 3rd prizes were won by Kerrie Myers and Jack Kennedy.
And a big thank you to volunteers Jackie Winkowski and Lynn Andronis for chairing the event.